Drop-in clinics are now available in all mass Covid-19 vaccination centres for people over 18.
The nearest drop-in centre for Leith, Bonnington & Hillside is the Edinburgh International Conference Centre, open from 8.30am until 5.30pm.
You can get a number 10, 11 or 16 bus from Leith Walk or a number 36 from Bonnington Road.
Anyone over the age of 18, who have not yet had their first dose – for whatever reason – can attend the clinic without an appointment, while those who are waiting for their second dose can turn up as long as they received their first injection of the COVID-19 vaccine at least eight weeks before. You do not need to be registered with a GP to come to a drop-in clinic.
The City of Edinburgh Council are proposing pavement widening and other measures down all of Easter Road and part of London Road for social distancing purposes.
They’re asking people who live and work in the community to let them know your thoughts about how they can create more space. You can email them at email@example.com before 5pm on 26th June 2020. Please note they are unable to respond to individual emails.
The map highlights areas they’re looking at;
Great Junction Street and other areas near the Kirkgate are also up for consideration. Our neighbouring community councils, Leith Links and Leith Harbour/Newhaven have posted about them.
Edinburgh Council have announced that the 3 household-waste recycling centres (Seafield, Craigmillar and Wester Hailes) are re-opening from Monday 1st June 2020, but appointments are required or you will be turned away.